The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 127 80 140
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +60
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 101 165 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.84% 3.11% 1.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.26% 10.92% 5.65%
Number of salaries quoted 66 132 74
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +4.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £57,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.89%
VoIP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1613 1511 1433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.35% 28.52% 27.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1041 1090 1140
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VoIP across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

VoIP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VoIP across the Berkshire region.

VoIP Salary Trend in Berkshire

VoIP
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VoIP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Berkshire

VoIP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -12 52 £47,500 +6.74% 10
Slough -14 14 £31,500 -28.00%
Bracknell -8 12 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Newbury -5 9 £31,500 -36.68% 1
Wokingham 0 1 £36,000 -12.19%
VoIP
South East

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing VoIP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VoIP.

1 103 (56.91%) Cisco
2 75 (41.44%) Firewall
3 72 (39.78%) Cisco Certification
4 62 (34.25%) Telecoms
5 58 (32.04%) CCNP
5 58 (32.04%) BGP
6 56 (30.94%) OSPF
7 50 (27.62%) MPLS
8 48 (26.52%) Juniper
8 48 (26.52%) TCP/IP
8 48 (26.52%) VPN
9 47 (25.97%) Linux
10 46 (25.41%) Microsoft
11 45 (24.86%) WAN
12 42 (23.20%) CCNA
13 36 (19.89%) Finance
14 34 (18.78%) Windows
14 34 (18.78%) Network Security
15 33 (18.23%) LAN
16 31 (17.13%) DNS
16 31 (17.13%) Analytical Skills
17 30 (16.57%) Network Management
18 29 (16.02%) IPsec
19 27 (14.92%) Wireless
19 27 (14.92%) Ethernet
19 27 (14.92%) SNMP
20 26 (14.36%) VMware
21 25 (13.81%) CheckPoint
21 25 (13.81%) MS Excel
21 25 (13.81%) Degree

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing VoIP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VoIP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (8.84%) Lync
2 13 (7.18%) MS Exchange
3 8 (4.42%) WebSphere
3 8 (4.42%) WebSphere Portal
3 8 (4.42%) IBM Connections
4 4 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (2.21%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.21%) IBM Notes
5 2 (1.10%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 25 (13.81%) MS Excel
2 22 (12.15%) MS Office
3 11 (6.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.87%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 75 (41.44%) Firewall
2 58 (32.04%) BGP
3 56 (30.94%) OSPF
4 50 (27.62%) MPLS
5 48 (26.52%) TCP/IP
5 48 (26.52%) VPN
6 45 (24.86%) WAN
7 34 (18.78%) Network Security
8 33 (18.23%) LAN
9 31 (17.13%) DNS
10 29 (16.02%) IPsec
11 27 (14.92%) Wireless
11 27 (14.92%) Ethernet
11 27 (14.92%) SNMP
12 23 (12.71%) Cisco Nexus
13 22 (12.15%) Cisco ASA
14 21 (11.60%) Cisco IOS
15 20 (11.05%) PPP
15 20 (11.05%) Broadband
16 19 (10.50%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.63%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.08%) MySQL
3 3 (1.66%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (1.66%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.10%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (6.08%) Oracle Forms
General
1 62 (34.25%) Telecoms
2 36 (19.89%) Finance
3 12 (6.63%) Retail
4 11 (6.08%) Marketing
5 4 (2.21%) Banking
6 3 (1.66%) Back Office
6 3 (1.66%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.66%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.55%) Electronics
7 1 (0.55%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 51 (28.18%) Network Engineer
2 32 (17.68%) Support Engineer
3 24 (13.26%) Voice Engineer
4 20 (11.05%) Consultant
5 17 (9.39%) Technical Support
6 16 (8.84%) Systems Engineer
7 15 (8.29%) Technical Design Authority
8 10 (5.52%) Voice Support Engineer
8 10 (5.52%) Analyst
8 10 (5.52%) Network Support
8 10 (5.52%) Network Support Engineer
9 8 (4.42%) Pre Sales Consultant
9 8 (4.42%) Technical Engineer
9 8 (4.42%) Technical Support Engineer
9 8 (4.42%) Sales Consultant
9 8 (4.42%) 2nd Line Support
10 7 (3.87%) Project Manager
11 6 (3.31%) Head of Operations
11 6 (3.31%) IT Support
12 5 (2.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.42%) CSS
1 8 (4.42%) Ajax
2 6 (3.31%) .NET
3 4 (2.21%) XMPP
4 2 (1.10%) CGI
4 2 (1.10%) LAMP
5 1 (0.55%) CORBA
5 1 (0.55%) J2EE
5 1 (0.55%) SOAP
5 1 (0.55%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 31 (17.13%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.63%) Management Information System
3 9 (4.97%) Social Media
4 8 (4.42%) Open Source
4 8 (4.42%) Visualisation
5 7 (3.87%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (2.76%) Smartphone
7 4 (2.21%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.66%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.10%) Data Extraction
9 2 (1.10%) Clustering
10 1 (0.55%) Handset
10 1 (0.55%) IVR
10 1 (0.55%) DTV
10 1 (0.55%) User Experience
10 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.55%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 47 (25.97%) Linux
2 34 (18.78%) Windows
3 16 (8.84%) Solaris
4 14 (7.73%) UNIX
5 7 (3.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (2.76%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.21%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (2.21%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.66%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (16.57%) Network Management
2 17 (9.39%) Change Control
3 16 (8.84%) Project Management
3 16 (8.84%) ITIL
4 14 (7.73%) Service Delivery
5 12 (6.63%) Mentoring
6 11 (6.08%) Change Management
7 10 (5.52%) Data Security
8 8 (4.42%) Business Analytics
8 8 (4.42%) Analytics
8 8 (4.42%) E-Commerce
8 8 (4.42%) Content Management
8 8 (4.42%) Information Management
8 8 (4.42%) Process Management
9 7 (3.87%) Migration
10 6 (3.31%) PRINCE2
11 5 (2.76%) Incident Management
12 4 (2.21%) Kalman Filter
12 4 (2.21%) Network Design
13 3 (1.66%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 17 (9.39%) SQL
2 8 (4.42%) PowerShell
2 8 (4.42%) JavaScript
3 5 (2.76%) C#
3 5 (2.76%) Java
4 4 (2.21%) C++
5 3 (1.66%) VBScript
6 2 (1.10%) Perl
6 2 (1.10%) Python
7 1 (0.55%) PHP
7 1 (0.55%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 72 (39.78%) Cisco Certification
2 58 (32.04%) CCNP
3 42 (23.20%) CCNA
4 25 (13.81%) Degree
5 21 (11.60%) CCSP
6 17 (9.39%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (6.08%) SCSA
7 11 (6.08%) Sun Certification
8 10 (5.52%) JNCIA
9 9 (4.97%) CCDP
9 9 (4.97%) MCSE
10 8 (4.42%) Security Cleared
10 8 (4.42%) MCSA
11 7 (3.87%) JNCIS
11 7 (3.87%) SC Cleared
12 6 (3.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 6 (3.31%) MCTS
12 6 (3.31%) CCVP
13 4 (2.21%) MCITP
13 4 (2.21%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (12.15%) SLA
2 10 (5.52%) PCI DSS
2 10 (5.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.66%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.55%) QA
System Software
1 17 (9.39%) Active Directory
1 17 (9.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.31%) Kamailio
2 6 (3.31%) OpenSIPS
3 5 (2.76%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.10%) XenServer
4 2 (1.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (3.31%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (2.76%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (2.21%) SCCM
4 3 (1.66%) AppManager
4 3 (1.66%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (1.66%) SCOM
5 2 (1.10%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (1.10%) CiscoWorks
5 2 (1.10%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.55%) Cisco IPCC
6 1 (0.55%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.55%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 103 (56.91%) Cisco
2 48 (26.52%) Juniper
3 46 (25.41%) Microsoft
4 26 (14.36%) VMware
5 25 (13.81%) CheckPoint
6 22 (12.15%) HP
7 21 (11.60%) Huawei
8 20 (11.05%) Avaya
9 15 (8.29%) Oracle
10 14 (7.73%) SolarWinds
11 13 (7.18%) F5
12 12 (6.63%) Citrix
13 11 (6.08%) Sun
13 11 (6.08%) Veritas
13 11 (6.08%) McAfee
13 11 (6.08%) ServiceNow
14 10 (5.52%) Symantec
14 10 (5.52%) IBM
15 9 (4.97%) Mitel
16 8 (4.42%) Blue Coat
Reading, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £39000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
White Horse Employment Network Limited
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading
White Horse Employment Network Limited
Salary: To £55,000 per year
Posted: 23 days ago
Newbury
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £68000 per annum + Pension, Health, Bens
Posted: 23 days ago
Bracknell
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £68000 per annum + Pension, Health, Bens
Posted: 24 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £30,000 - £42,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 25 days ago